The UOC International Graduate Institute is now offering an online master's program in Food, Society, and International Governance. The program is designed for individuals interested in enhancing their understanding and analysis of agriculture and food policy, and increasing their understanding of the social, cultural and economic factors that influence and shape the development and enforcement of agriculture governance. This combination presents an opportunity to explore connections between the historical, political, scientific, strategic and ethical considerations involved in the organisation of food policy and agriculture internationally.
This program is designed to prepare people to meet the demand for knowledgeable and well-trained food systems leaders and analysts by fostering practical and critical learning with an international perspective.
Starting in October, UOC will be offering innovative online courses:
* Masters in Food, Society and International Governance (2 years, part time, €4,200)
* Postgraduate Diploma in Food Systems and Governance (1 year, part time, €2,300)
* Short course in Food systems Analysis (4 months, part time, €1,200)
Is this programme for you?
The Food Systems, Culture and Society programme attracts students and people who work across the agri-food sector. Many of our students already have work experience and are looking to broaden their knowledge and skills so as to advance their careers.
The courses are specifically geared towards:
§ Individuals working in the agri-food sector
§ Public administrators
§ Policy analysts
§ Journalists specializing in food politics
§ Professional organizations, NGOs or international cooperation projects that address issues linked to food and agriculture
§ Students wishing further education on issues of agri-food governance
This programme will prepare people to meet the demand for knowledgeable and well-trained food systems analysts and leaders, by fostering practical and critical learning with an international perspective.
Note that to apply for the programme, you do not have a university degree. Please submit a CV and letter of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org.
About the UOC
The UOC is a leader in e-learning and we are progressive in our determination to champion open education that integrates new ideas and new technologies. The UOC is a 100% internet-based, fully accredited university operating from Barcelona. We champion multilingualism and hold the UNESCO chair in e-learning.
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